Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley, a Democrat, said on ABC's 'This Week' that effective presidential dynasties - such as those represented by the candidacies of Hillary Clinton - the wife of former president Bill Clinton, and Jeb Bush, the son and brother of former presidents - are the way of the past. O'Malley, who is considering a run for the White House, said "The presidency of the United States is not some crown to be passed between two families. It is an awesome and sacred trust to be earned and exercised on behalf of the American people."
Claiming the 45-year-old immigrant can only fancy herself some kind of reformer when the term is bracketed by scare quotes, he writes: Damn those attacks -- they gave succor to our political enemies!
The play celebrates the first baby-boomer president - the one who preferred briefs to boxers, played a sax on national TV, presided over an economic boom and got himself impeached. The show notes that the Clinton presidency also coincided with the start of the cable boom and the 24-hour news cycle, developments that have buffeted the leaders who follow.
In September 1993, President Bill Clinton reassured his radio audience that "if you work hard and play by the rules, you'll be rewarded with a good life for yourself and a better chance for your children." Price deflation, the cry, is disastrous for the economy. Additionally, Mom and Dad had the foresight and character to make the sacrifices necessary to stay out of debt.
DALLAS, March 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In celebration of World Leadership Day, performance artist, UNthink author and inspirational speaker Erik Wahl joins President Bill Clinton and other luminaires at the HR.com LEAD2015 Global Leadership Conference . Considered the Warhol of Wall Street, the Renoir of ROI, the Picasso of Productivity, he pulled from his history as an artist, corporate executive and entrepeneur to become one of today's most sought-after corporate speakers.
About 10 percent of the population have filtered through Parliament House where he's been laying in state for the past four days - many waiting for 5 hours and more - and attendees at his funeral today included Henry Kissinger and Bill Clinton, as well as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Eleanor Clift covers politics for The Daily Beast. A play, Hotel Europe , performed in Sarajevo, Venice, Odessa, and Paris in the latter half of 2014, is a cry of alarm about the crisis facing the European project and the dream behind it.
Bill Clinton and William Hague among world figures attending funeral of Singapore's 'founding fathe
Bill Clinton's hearing has faded. In the years since the bruising 2008 primary campaign, Clinton has regained his image as a Democratic stalwart, particularly by being a devoted surrogate to Obama and delivering a much-praised speech at the party's convention in 2012. In September, Hillary Clinton took the critical step of returning to Iowa for the first time since she lost in 2008, to reintroduce herself to the state at the annual steak fry hosted by Sen. Tom Harkin, a must stop for Democratic presidential hopefuls.
Edgar Su. People queue up to pay their respects to the late first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew at the Padang grounds outside the parliament house in Singapore.
Bill Clinton is hungering once again to play a central role in his wife's presidential campaign. In the years since the 2008 primary campaign, Clinton has regained his image as a Democratic stalwart.